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K‘taka: Bldr held for cheating home buyers

K‘taka: Bldr held for cheating home buyers

BENGALURU: The Central Crime Branch (CCB) has arrested an entrepreneur who allegedly duped people of at least Rs 100 crore after promising to build flats for them. They have recovered a Range Rover and an Audi car from Avinash Prabhu, managing director of Skyline Constructions and Pvt Ltd and Kalmane […]

Karnataka: Builder held for cheating home buyers of  Rs 100 crore

Karnataka: Builder held for cheating home buyers of Rs 100 crore

BENGALURU: The Central Crime Branch (CCB) has arrested an entrepreneur who allegedly duped people of at least Rs 100 crore after promising to build flats for them. They have recovered a Range Rover and an Audi car from Avinash Prabhu, managing director of Skyline Constructions and Pvt Ltd and Kalmane […]

Name plate removed; flat owner to pay Rs 55,000

Name plate removed; flat owner to pay Rs 55,000

MUMBAI: Refusing to mention a flat owner’s name on the building’s display board to get back at him for making complaints of fraud against it, has cost a Kandivli society heavy. NG Suncity Phase 2 Co-operative Housing Society Ltd will have to pay Rs 55,000 compensation for the mental agony […]

UP-Rera to star-rate projects for quality

UP-Rera to star-rate projects for quality

GREATER NOIDA: In a first in India, the Uttar Pradesh Real Estate Regulatory Authority () will next year introduce a star-rating system to mark the quality of a project as well as the credibility of its builder. The regulatory body has also shortlisted 10 projects in the twin cities, which […]

Government fails to reach land supply target, as only 13,850 flats to be created, official says

Government fails to reach land supply target, as only 13,850 flats to be created, official says

Hong Kong’s private housing land supply has failed to meet the government’s 2018 to 2019 target, even as the number of private homes supplied by the tenders is at a high level, according to a senior government official on Friday. “The housing market is going through correction, but we will […]

Feud fuels arson by youth who sets 18 bikes on fire in Thane

Feud fuels arson by youth who sets 18 bikes on fire in Thane

THANE: As many as 18 bikes were completely charred and a laundry unit was partially damaged in Chandanwadi area of Thane in the wee hours of Tuesday. The police immediately tracked down the accused and arrested him. The incident has triggered fear among locals as this is the third arson […]

Doubts raised over Gruha Bhagya

Doubts raised over Gruha Bhagya

MANGALURU: The wait of pourakarmikas on the payrolls of (MCC) for an official dwelling is likely to get longer. With the pourakarmikas expressing reservation about moving into the 350 sq ft dwelling units constructed for them under the scheme, a state government and central government funded project, the civic body […]

Governement scraps four housing projects for urban poor

Governement scraps four housing projects for urban poor

BHUBANESWAR: The (BDA)’s plan to provide quality to the urban poor of the city has hit a roadblock. The housing and urban development department has scrapped four affordable housing projects proposed by the authorities under the state government’s ‘Housing for All Scheme’. The projects were reportedly cancelled due to litigation. […]

Eat, text, love: How food is travelling on WhatsApp

Eat, text, love: How food is travelling on WhatsApp

Between chefs, or gourmands with different tastes, or neighbours with shared interests, cooking ideas and recipes are flowing freely through groups on . It’s a natural match — Indians can’t get enough of food, or the free messaging service, and the love for both is expanding the horizons of foodies […]

Delhi-NCR: How food is travelling on WhatsApp

Delhi-NCR: How food is travelling on WhatsApp

Between chefs, or gourmands with different tastes, or neighbours with shared interests, cooking ideas and recipes are flowing freely through groups on . It’s a natural match — Indians can’t get enough of food, or the free messaging service, and the love for both is expanding the horizons of foodies […]